Smart lock maker Otto suspends operations

 Otto showed the world its digital lock in August. Four months later, the company has suspended operations. Hardware is hard. It’s a cliche for a reason. The company made the decision just ahead of the holidays, a fact that founder and CEO Sam Jadallah recently made public with a lengthy Medium post now pinned to ...

Ocon: Mercedes happy with my progress in F1

Ocon, who was voted number five in F1 team principals’ top 10 drivers poll, finished eighth in the standings, one place and 13 points behind teammate Sergio Perez.The Mercedes junior saw the chequered flag in all but one of the 20 races and scored points in 18 of them.“Force India are happy with the job ...

Get ready for the 2018 F1 season with F1 Fanatic | 2018 F1 season

The first race of the 2018 F1 season doesn’t take place until March but with car launches and tests coming up it’ll feel much sooner. Here’s all you need to know. Source: F1 Fanatic

Formula 1 gossip: Massa, Button, Renault, Haas

Williams boss says Felipe Massa left F1 at the right time, Renault admit putting performance over reliability, plus more. Source: BBC F1

Renault "played with fire" in engine performance push

Red Bull won three races with Renault power in 2017, but all three Renault-engined F1 teams suffered persistent unreliability.They picked up 300 extra engine-related grid penalties compared to their Mercedes and Ferrari rivals, leading Red Bull boss Christian Horner to describe 2017 as his outfit’s worst season for reliability in a decade.Red Bull sister s ...

F1 is held back by its tyre rules – Johansson | F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: F1 is held back by its tyre rules – Johansson • Massa deserved Baku win – Smedley • Ericsson expects Sauber gains in 2018 Source: F1 Fanatic